Lost City Arts

New York, NY

About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.

Lost City Arts

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Featured Pieces

Murano Five Cylindrical Glass Shade Fixture, It...
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Steel, Glass
This is an outstanding example of period Italian lighting. The long and slender shades are of varying beautiful and subtle coloring. The size and proportion of the fixture are unusua...
Marble Abstract Figural Sculpture by Oriani, It...
Vintage 1920-1929 Figurative Sculptures
A lovely modern sculpture by 20th century Italian artist Oriani.
Elevator Surround from the Chicago Stock Exchan...
Louis Sullivan
Antique 1890-1899 United States Art Nouveau Architectural Elements
During their partnership, Dankmar Adler and Louis H. Sullivan created some of the ground breaking and influential buildings of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Howeve...
Swiss Cubist Pendant Lights from Zurich, Switze...
Vintage 1970-1979 Switzerland Chandeliers and Pendants
These pendants are come from a Zurich fashion boutique, circa 1970s. The light source sits within the visor and the light is reflected onto the shade above and the ceiling. The light...
Robert Sonneman Adjustable Chrome Eyeball Floor...
Robert Sonneman
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Chrome, Iron
Iconic in appearance and functional in their design.
Paolo de Poli Enamel Door Pulls, Italy 1950s
Paolo De Poli
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Paolo de Paol was an artisan as well and entrepreneur and designer. His enamel door pulls were so popular they were being commissioned in large quantity from many of the renown archi...
Midcentury Style Lounge Chair in the Manner of ...
Illum Wikkelsø
2010- United States Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Aluminum, Fabric
A rare example of Illum Wikkelsø's work reproduced by Lost City Arts. The form is consistent with his other plush and luxurious furniture accented by the untypical sleek aluminum leg...
Hans Eichenberger "Alpha" Side Table, Switzerla...
Hans Eichenberger
Vintage 1970-1979 Switzerland Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Chrome, Laminate
An iconic design by Swiss architect Hans Eichenberger.
Bo Kristiansen Stoneware Tile Wall Relief, Denm...
Bo Kristiansen
Vintage 1980-1989 Denmark Abstract Sculptures
Letters and characters are the continuous decoration on Kristiansen's stoneware works. Scripture is incised or in relief and in the early works fragments of poems and songs.
Nell Blaine "Untitled" India Ink on Paper, USA,...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940-1949 United States Drawings
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
Repoussé Map from JFK Airline Terminal by Patr...
Patricio Caces
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Maps
This is an extraordinary and unique map of the world salvaged from the Sabena airlines terminal check in counter at JFK airport. It was created by Chilean artist Patricio Caces in 1972.
Large Classic Midcentury Style Sofa in the Mann...
Dunbar Furniture
2010- United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Brass, Fabric
A stunning sofa with substantial size and style. The curvaceous design and large proportions are quite impressive.

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